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Step by step process of PhD journey: UnknoWN Secrets

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Nowadays everyone’s wish is to get a doctorate degree and this may arise due to many reasons. Some candidates do this out of interest into research whereas some are involved in this just for getting the doctorate degree. So, to begin the PhD research work, the first and foremost thing everyone needs to know is about the stages involved in the entire PhD research process. However, the stages will vary from discipline to discipline such as Management, Engineering, Literature etc., In this article, we have detailed the most significant stages of a PhD, providing in-depth advice and information on some of the main challenges and chances you’ll meet along the way. If you’re looking for a briefer overview of a doctorate, follow our simple guidelines. Below is the flow diagram representation of a general PhD process.


Flow of a PhD Research Process

1.Stages of PhD involved for the Management Domain:

Candidates who have completed their Masters are further interested in proceeding with their doctorate degree. As everyone are aware, management is a vast domain and under which the research scholar will select any of the subareas such as Banking, Finance, Fintech, Auditing, Accounting, Decision sciences (decision theory and decision analysis), Economics, Entrepreneurship, Ethics and legal studies, Health care management, People management or Human Resource management as an extension to their Master’s degree.


Following are the entire stages/process involved in the Management domain:

1.Topic Formulation

2.Proposal/Synopsis development

3.Questionaarie development

4.Data Collection (primary/secondary depending upon the research study taken)

5.Data Analysis

6.Journal paper publications (Review/Empirical research paper)

7.Thesis writing


2.Stages of PhD involved for the Engineering Domain:

Candidates who have completed their Masters in Engineering domain like to proceed with their doctorate degree. When you take engineering domain there RE aware, management is a vast domain and under which the research scholar will select any of the subareas such as Electronics and Communication engineering, Electrical and electronics engineering, Information Technology, Aerospace engineering, Civil engineering, Mechanical engineering, Structural engineering, Industrial Engineering as an extension to their Master’s degree.


Following are the stages involved in the Engineering domain:

1.Base paper suggestion

2.Problem Identification

3.Topic Formulation

4.Proposal/Synopsis development

5.Implementation/Simulation work

4.Dataset collection (Not every project will require dataset.)

5.Journal paper publications (Review/Empirical research paper)

6.Thesis writing


3.Stages of PhD involved for English Literature Domain:

As similar to management and engineering domain, literature area also has sub domains such as Indian Literature, African Literature, American literature, 19th century literature, 20th century literature, contemporary literature, medieval literature, Caribbean literature, Shakespeare, modernism, feminism, playwriting and poetry etc., and candidates pursue to do their doctorate as extension to their Master’s degree.


Following are the stages involved in the Literature domain:

1.Topic Formulation

2.Proposal/Synopsis development

3.Analysis (This section is not applicable for all the research works and rather it is a mandate only for few research works and this depends on the author which the researcher has taken for the research study.)

4.Journal paper publications (Review/Research paper)

5.Thesis writing


Hope this article will be useful to all research scholars who are planning to register for PhD or researchers who have already registered for PhD. In case of any queries, feel free to comment and for latest updates visit our website.




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Research P
28 de ago. de 2021

Nice article.

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